Kenya - Country Climate and Development Report : Transport Sector Background Note (English)
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Kenya - Country Climate and Development Report : Transport Sector Background Note (English)

17 November 2023

Summary

This CCDR is divided into five chapters: chapter 1 focuses on Kenya’s development context and the risks and opportunities presented by climate change, analyzing the characteristics of key sectors of the country’s economy that could allow it to achieve green, inclusive growth that is also resilient to climate change. Chapter 2 offers an analysis of Kenya’s current policy and institutional structures for addressing climate change, suggesting ways of harmonizing policy and action across government levels for an integrated effort to address climate change and mobilize finance. Chapter 3 presents the detailed analyses underpinning the multisectoral action areas and their contribution to inclusive growth, climate resilience, and maintaining a low-carbon growth path in the face of changing climate and domestic and international contexts. Chapter 4 lays out the macrostructural modeling results of climate change impacts on Kenya’s economy in the short term through to 2050. It presents results for various damage channels, and different climate scenarios and illustrates ways in which the country can sustain growth and mitigate damage from climate change under the different scenarios. Chapter 5 identifies key priority areas and cost estimates for select investments that could contribute to the growth of Kenya’s economy while boosting its resilience to climate change and remaining on low-carbon pathway. It also presents options for scaling up climate finance, especially from the private sector, through diverse range of innovative instruments.

Disclosure Date
2023/11/16
Disclosure Status
Disclosed
Doc Name
Kenya - Country Climate and Development Report : Transport Sector Background Note
Product Line
Advisory Services & Analytics
Rel Proj ID
KE-Country Climate And Development Report For Kenya -- P179792
Sector
Other Public Administration,Agricultural Extension, Research, and Other Support Activities
Theme
Inclusive Growth,Rural Water and Sanitation,Mitigation,Data Development and Capacity Building,Economic Policy,Green Growth,Rural Development,Economic Growth and Planning,Public Transport,Environment and Natural Resource Management,Public Sector Management,Urban Water and Sanitation,Urban Planning,Environmental policies and institutions,Climate change,Urban and Rural Development,Adaptation,Data production, accessibility and use,Flood and Drought Risk Management,Disaster Risk Management,Urban Development
Unit Owning
AFR ENR PM 2 (SAEE2)
Version Type
Revised
Volume No
1
Published in
United States of America

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climate change kenya climate change adaptation research agricultural extension other public administration eastern and southern africa private sector and climate change and other support activities

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